Embracing contradiction: Why we should all follow Japan’s lead

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20/01/2016 / By / , , / Post a Comment
It wasn’t until the last night, singing bad karaoke in a sticky Dotonbori bar, that I realised what had been bothering me. Japan, in all its weirdness, was starting to feel like home.
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Truffles, cheese and confit: What to eat in the Dordogne

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They say a Frenchman’s heart lives in Paris, but his stomach lives in Dordogne.

18/01/2016 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment
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Life guides: how to live Cuban

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While it’s hard to capture and channel that natural joie de vivre, we can always try, can’t we? Presenting our not-exactly-foolproof guide for living Cuban.

15/01/2016 / By / , , , / Post a Comment
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Photoblog: This is Guatemala through the lens

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A word of warning, Guatemala will steal your heart. Tangled forests and soaring volcanic peaks, waterfalls and sparkling lakes, cobbled streets and muraled walls… Guatemala is like a mystical world from a children’s fantasy novel.

13/01/2016 / By / , , , / Post a Comment
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Underbelly: Why Moroccan snake charming isn’t what you think

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Along with mint tea, souks and tagines, snake charming was, to me, quintessentially Moroccan, and I was desperate to see a 'performance'.

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Slow travel: a map has been found that shows what travel looked like in 1914

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Most of us have experienced the frustration of a travel delay, complained bitterly about time changes and jet lag, or wallowed in sheer boredom on a lengthy commute.

08/01/2016 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment
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Snacks on the sand: what to eat at the world’s best beaches

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Here's our guide to the world's best beaches and their most famous local delicacies. The best part is, you won't even need to wipe the sand off your feet to get your fill.

06/01/2016 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment
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A beginner’s guide to the –stans of Central Asia

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During a recent quiz on geography in the office, I was surprised by the sheer number of -stans there are in the world.

04/01/2016 / By / , , , , , / Post a Comment
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Lebanon lives on: ‘These buildings represent how ugly we once were’

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Time was, Lebanon was the place to holiday. Balmier than the French Riviera, sassier than Alexandria and more exotic than Greece. Then war happened.

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Break out the eggnog: we’ve got Europe’s best Christmas markets

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Christmas markets are basically the distillation of the essence of Christmas, as fundamental to its spirit as eggnog and the smell of pine.

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For 37 years, Peregrine has been redefining small group tours. We don’t do big buses and generic activities. For us it’s all about uncovering the heart of a place. Intimate groups capped at 16, expert local leaders, comfortable accommodation and plenty of added inclusions – welcome to a new style of travel.

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